The Marvel Chess Collection is a fantastic series offering comic fans and chess lovers alike the chance to create a unique chess set featuring some of the greatest and most recognizable Marvel characters!
Your first set of three chess pieces consists of true icons from across the Marvel Universe. Will Spider-Man survive against Venom? Can Captain America overcome the Red Skull? Or will the forces of evil defeat the assembled heroes?
Each figurine comes with a special collector's magazine, divided into 7 distinct sections for easy reference, including Opening Gambit, Player Profiles, Snapshot, Gameplan and Classic Stories.
The accompanying magazine features a full profile on the Avenger and his many armors, memorable stories, and useful chess tips. Take a lead from Tony Stark, and think several moves ahead of your opponent. Click the magazine above to take a look inside the issue now!
Read an in-depth background of your hero or foe. Each magazine will cover from the origin stories, feuds, and marvelous team-ups.
The magazine also includes a two-page poster of the character drawn & inked by some of the best Marvel artists.
Read about some of the classic stories the hero or foe went on. This section takes a look back at some big moments in their journeys.
See some of the strategies your hero or foe accomplished in the Marvel Universe and how you can use that strategy in the game of chess.
Learn how to be a superhero in chess. It doesn’t matter your skillset, each magazine will have tips you can use in your next game. EXCELSIOR!